Insights into Editorial: The solution is universal

Insights into Editorial: The solution is universal   Introduction: Rural distress has hit unprecedented levels. According to unofficial news reports, unemployment is the highest in 45 years. To allay some misgivings of the distress, one of the announcements in the Budget speech was that “vulnerable landholding farmer families, having cultivable land up to 2 hectares, …

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 14 February 2019

Insights Daily Current Affairs + PIB: 14 February 2019 Relevant articles from PIB: Paper 2: Topics Covered: Welfare schemes for vulnerable sections of the population by the Centre and States and the performance of these schemes; mechanisms, laws, institutions and bodies constituted for the protection and betterment of these vulnerable sections.   Registration of Marriage …

National Board for Wildlife (NBWL)

Topics Covered: Statutory, regulatory and various quasi-judicial bodies. Conservation related issues.   National Board for Wildlife (NBWL)   What to study? For Prelims: NBWL- objectives, composition and functions. For Mains: Role and significance of NBWL in awarding environment clearances, need for reforms.   Context: India’s apex National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) has cleared 682 of …

Citizenship, Triple Talaq Bills Lapse in Rajya Sabha as House Adjourns Sine Die

Topics Covered: Indian Constitution- historical underpinnings, evolution, features, amendments, significant provisions and basic structure.   Citizenship, Triple Talaq Bills Lapse in Rajya Sabha as House Adjourns Sine Die   What to study? For Prelims and Mains: All about Bills in the Parliament, how are they passed and how do they lapse?   Context: The contentious …